April Scholarships

American Indian Services Scholarship

The AIS Scholarship Program offers $500-$2000 in scholarships to 1,000 students.

Amount
$500–$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1,000 winners
Required GPA
2.25
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
May 2022

ABA Diversity Scholarship

The Diversity Scholarship Program offers 21 $5,000 scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
21 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
August/September

Eckenfelder Scholarship

The Brown and Caldwell Scholars Program offers five $5,000 scholarships for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Amount
$5,000
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
May 2022

Ally Financial Law Scholars Program

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Ally Financial Law Scholars Program, sponsored by Ally Financial, aims to increase the number of competent African American or Black students entering the legal profession.

Amount
$6,000–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 8
Winner announcement
August 2022

Ally Financial Public Policy Scholars Program

The Ally Financial Public Policy Scholars program offers a $10,000 scholarship for college sophomores and juniors.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 8
Winner announcement
August 2022

Dr. Blanca Moore-Velez Woman of Substance Scholarship

The National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women’s Clubs (NANBPWC) awards $1,000–$10,000 scholarships to mature African American women.

Amount
$1,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 10
Winner announcement
August 2022

SAE Doctoral Engineering Scholarship

SAE International offers a scholarship to students enrolled in Master's or Doctorate programs at a U.S. institution. The awards, worth $10,000, are offered annually and are for students intending to pursue a teaching career in engineering at the university level. The applications are accepted between January and March each year.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
7 winners
Required GPA
3.5
Deadline
April 12
Winner announcement
June 2022

Best Foot Forward Scholarship

Best Foot Forward Scholarship, by Grant Law Office, awards $1,000 to high school seniors and college students enrolled in a four-year post-secondary program in Georgia to support their educational expenses.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 20
Winner announcement
May 18, 2022

Leighton M. Ballew Directing Award

SETC’s Leighton M. Ballew Directing Award provides one student with a $2,500 scholarship to study theater directing at a regionally accredited graduate school in the upcoming academic year.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 25
Winner announcement
September 2022

Prospanica Scholarship

The Prospanica Scholarship, worth $2,000 to $5,000, is specifically for undergraduates and graduates who want to achieve something in their lives and inspire others to become successful.

Amount
$2,000–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.75
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
July 22, 2023

Women in Leadership Scholarship

The Women in Leadership Scholarship is geared towards supporting female students who wish to pursue careers in the environmental field.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
May 2023

Virginia Heinlein Memorial Scholarship

The Heinlein Society awards the $4,000 Virginia Heinlein Memorial Scholarship to four female students enrolled in a four-year degree course in engineering, math, biological, and physical sciences.

Amount
$4,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
July 7, 2023

Eula Mae Jett Scholarship Plan

The Eula Mae Jett Scholarship offers $2,000 to the first-place holder and $1,000 to second place. The award is for undergraduate students in the legal field.

Amount
$1,000–$2,000
Scholarships awarded
6 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

WIIT Trust Scholarships

The WIIT Trust runs a scholarship program for graduate and undergraduate women studying International trade who have the potential to be future global leaders.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
May 15, 2023

Women Leading Kentucky Undergraduate Scholarship

The Women Leading Kentucky program offers various $1,500 scholarships for female undergraduate students.

Amount
$1,000–$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 1

Women Leading Kentucky High School Scholarship

The Women Leading Kentucky program offers one $1,500 scholarship for female high school seniors.

Amount
$1,000–$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 1

Judy Wallingford Scholarship

Female students pursuing a career in water works are eligible for a $1,000 award from the Maine Water Utilities Scholarship Fund.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

Steve Bayless Undergraduate Scholarship

The Steve Bayless Undergraduate Scholarship awards $2,000 to one high school senior in the Southeastern Theatre Conference (SETC) region who will pursue studies in theater.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
July 2023

Denise Halbach Performance Scholarship Award

The Denise Halbach Performance Scholarship awards $2,000 to a graduate student studying acting or musical theater. Students who graduated from universities in the SETC region can apply.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
July 2023

Robert Porterfield Scholarship Award

The Robert Porterfield Scholarship awards $2,000 to graduate students pursuing a degree in theatre. Applicants should have graduated from an undergraduate program at a university in the SETC region.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
July 2023

Marian A. Smith Costume Scholarship Award

The Marian A. Smith Costume Scholarship awards $1,500 to a graduate student studying costume design or technology. Applicants must have studied or will study at an SETC region institution.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
July 2023

William E. Wilson Scholarship Award

The William E. Wilson Scholarship awards $5,000 to a secondary school teacher pursuing graduate studies in theatre or speech and theatre. Applicants must be legal residents of any SETC state.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
July 2023

ARS Lazarian Graduate Scholarship

The Armenian Relief Society of Eastern Europe Scholars Program offers two $20,000 - $50,000 scholarships for master’s and doctoral students.

Amount
$20,000–$50,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

ARS Undergraduate Scholarship

The Armenian Relief Society of Eastern US offers two scholarships valued to undergraduate students of Armenian heritage.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

Real World Design Challenge

The Real World Design Challenge Scholars Program offers a diverse number of $50,000 scholarships for high school students who are part of the winning team.

Amount
$50,000
Scholarships awarded
7 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
April 2023

Lee Tarbox Memorial Scholarship

The Lee Tarbox Memorial Scholarship provides one $2,500 scholarship to a high school senior who wants to pursue a degree in aviation or aircraft maintenance.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

Davis-Putter Scholarship

The Davis-Putter Scholarship offers a $15,000 scholarship to undergraduate or graduate students.

Amount
$15,000
Scholarships awarded
28 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
June/July 2023

Herbert Lehman Education Fund Scholarship

Students in four-year colleges are awarded the Herbert Lehman Scholarship of $3,000 by the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund.

Amount
$3,000–$12,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
July 2023

Beatrice S. Demers Foreign Language Fellows

The Beatrice S. Demers Fellowship offers scholarship awards valued between $1,000 and $20,000 for students pursuing a foreign language program in Rhode Island.

Amount
$1,000–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship

Lockheed Martin provides for up to 200 unprivileged students with $10,000 scholarships that can be renewed up to three times for a total value of $40,000 per student.

Amount
$10,000–$40,000
Scholarships awarded
200 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
May 2023

Mitchell Scholarship

The Mitchell Scholarship offers up to $10,000 for graduating seniors from 130 public school students in Maine to pursue their undergraduate studies and complete their education.

Amount
$2,500–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
130 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
June 2023

AMS Senior Named Scholarships

The American Meteorological Society offers AMS Senior Named Scholarships of up to $10,000 to undergraduate students interested in studying meteorology, atmospheric science, or allied marine or hydrologic disciplines.

Amount
$2,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
22 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
June/July 2023

Project Yellow Light Scholarship Competition – Video

Project Yellow Light holds an annual video competition promoting safe driving for high school and college students for an $8,000 prize. The winning video is distributed across 1,800 television stations.

Amount
$8,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
May 30, 2023

United Health Foundation Louis Stokes Scholarship

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation offers $5,000 to $8,000 scholarships to undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students.

Amount
$5,000–$8,000
Scholarships awarded
12 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 3
Winner announcement
June 2023

CME Group Foundation Scholars Program

$20,000 is awarded to an outstanding student attending a partner institution by the CME Group Foundation.

Amount
$20,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
April 4

Rhode Island PBS Scholarship

Rhode Island PBS annually awards a scholarship of up to $15,000 to one high school senior or undergraduate who shows a promising future in the broadcasting, communication, and journalism profession.

Amount
$15,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 4

TMCF | FedEx Scholarship

TMCF, in partnership with FedEx, awards an $8,000- scholarship to five students enrolled or planning to enroll in one of the 47 TMCF publicly-supported HBCUs or PPBIs.

Amount
$4,000–$8,000
Scholarships awarded
7 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 4
Winner announcement
June 2023

Joel Garcia Memorial Scholarship

The Joel Garcia Memorial scholarship is targeted at Latino high school students and college students who are pursuing a degree in journalism.

Amount
$500–$2,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 6

Black Philanthropy Bannister Scholarship

The fund provides scholarships and supports nonprofit organizations that advance equity and social justice for the Black and African-American communities of Rhode Island.

Amount
$20,000–$40,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 9

Jeanne L. Hammond Memorial Scholarship

The Jeanne L. Hammond Memorial Scholarship offers one $1,500 scholarship to a female undergraduate student in Maine.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 13

Lemieux Lovejoy Youth Scholarship

The Lemieux Lovejoy Youth Scholarship offers one $1,500 scholarship to a female high school senior.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 13

CREW Network Scholarship

A real estate network focused on women is choosing 30 undergraduate or postgraduate students to win a scholarship for professional and academic development.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 15
Winner announcement
July 2023

Dairy Shrine / DMI Milk Marketing & Dairy Products Scholarship

The Dairy Shrine DMI Milk Marketing & Dairy Products Scholarship worth $1,000–$1,500 is a grant for undergraduate students in their junior year.

Amount
$1,000–$1,500
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 15

Stockholm Junior Water Prize Competition International

The SJWP International Competition recognizes a high school student aged 15 and older from any of the 40 participating countries, who has developed a project that solves a water-related issue.

Amount
$5,000–$15,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 15

Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes

The Barron Prize is a scholarship worth $10,000 awarded to young people across North America with inspiring service projects.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
25 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 15
Winner announcement
September 30, 2023

The William and Janet Lahey Art Education and Visual Arts Scholarship

The California State University Foundation awards two students the William and Janet Lahey Art Education and Visual Arts Scholarship of $10,000 each to pursue a graduate program in arts education.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 15
Winner announcement
June 2023

We The Students Scholarship Contest

The Bill of Rights Institute hosts the "We The Student Essay Contest'', which awards $20,000 to 16 high school students for their writing submissions. Awards range between $500 to $7,500.

Amount
$500–$7,500
Scholarships awarded
16 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 15
Winner announcement
July 2023

Ann Arnold Scholarship

The Ann Arnold Scholarship is an annual award of $5,000 to a junior, senior, or graduate student enrolled in a broadcast journalism program at a four-year institution in Texas.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 15
Winner announcement
June 2023

Charles Butt Scholarship for Aspiring Teachers

The Charles Butt Scholarship for Aspiring Teachers offers 100 scholarships running from $8,000 to $10,000 to undergraduates interested in pursuing a career in teaching.

Amount
$8,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
100 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 16
Winner announcement
May 2023

Student Of Color Scholarship

The Northwest Osteopathic Medical Foundation-Student of Color Scholarship offers a $10,000 scholarship to undergraduate or postgraduate students of color.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 18

Willis Women’s Scholarship

Northwest Osteopathic Medical Foundation’s Willis Women’s Scholarship awards one female student from Oregon a $10,000 scholarship to study osteopathic medicine at WesternU College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 18
Winner announcement
June 2023

Martin Luther King Scholarship

Empowering students of color to pursue higher education and advance the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Amount
$20,000–$40,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 18

Alaska Osteopathic Medical Association Scholarship

The Northwest Osteopathic Medical Foundation offers the Alaska Osteopathic Medical Scholarship in values ranging from $10,000 to osteopathic medical students in Alaska.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 18
Winner announcement
June 2023

Shirley Carpenter Endowment Scholarship Fund

Shirley Carpenter Endowment Scholarship Fund by the Northwest Osteopathic Medical Foundation offers a scholarship of $10,000 to medical students majoring in osteopathic medicine from Montana.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 18
Winner announcement
June 2023

Washington Osteopathic Foundation Scholarship

Every year the Washington Osteopathic Foundation Scholarship awards one scholarship to the value of $10,000 to undergraduate and graduate medical students.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 18
Winner announcement
June 1, 2023

Giving Back General Scholarship

The NorthWest Osteopathic Medical Foundation’s Giving Back Scholarship awards one or more students from the northwestern U.S. states $10,000 scholarships to study osteopathic medicine at accredited colleges.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 18
Winner announcement
June 1, 2023

Annabel Lambeth Jones Brevard College Merit Scholarship Fund

The Annabel Lambeth Jones Brevard College Merit Scholarship, ranging from $11,000 to $13,000, is available to a high school senior who is an incoming freshman at Brevard College.

Amount
$11,000–$13,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 18
Winner announcement
August 2023

LCNAA Scholarship Fund

LCNAA Scholarship Fund by the Foundation For The Carolinas provides $20,000 to an undergraduate student at Livingstone College in need of financial support and pursuing a degree of their choice.

Amount
$20,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 18
Winner announcement
August

Richard Goolsby Scholarship Fund

The Richard Goolsby Scholarship of $4,000 is available to an undergraduate student planning to pursue a career in the plastic industry or a graduate student pursuing a postgraduate degree.

Amount
$4,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 18

NANBPWC National Scholarship

NANBPWC National Scholarship is an annual program offering awards of $1,500 to $2,500 to African American high school seniors in the U.S.

Amount
$1,500–$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 20

NEWH | Northwest Chapter Scholarship

The Northwest Chapter Scholarship Program awards three $10,000 to $25,000 scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students in the fields of hospitality, interior design, culinary arts, and architecture.

Amount
$10,000–$25,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 22

Alliance of Women in Washington Wine Scholarship

The Washington Wine Industry Foundation offers the Alliance of Women in Washington Wine Scholarship worth $5,000 to college female students pursuing viticulture or enology.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 25

Antonio Cirino Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is for graduate students from Rhode Island seeking an arts education to teach. The applicant may not be a Rhode Island School of Design graduate.

Amount
$2,000–$12,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 25

Foundation Fund Scholarship

Washington Wine Industry Foundation offers Foundation Fund Scholarship worth $2,000-10,000 to students pursuing higher studies in viticulture and related subjects. The grant covers tuition, student fees, and books.

Amount
$2,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 25
Winner announcement
June 2023

UBS/PaineWebber Scholarship

Scholarships of $8,000 are awarded to college sophomores and juniors who major in business at UNCF colleges by the UBS/Painwebber Scholarship Program.

Amount
$8,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 27
Winner announcement
August

CVS Health Foundation Health Care Careers Scholarship

Apply for a chance to bag the CVS Health Foundation Health Care Careers Scholarship worth up to $20,000.

Amount
$5,000–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
25 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 28

Oracle Developer Scholars Program

The Oracle Corporation, with the UNCF, offers 25 scholarships valued at $10,000 for undergraduate study across the United States. Only African American, Hispanic, and Native American students are eligible.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
25 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 29

Gloria Barron Wilderness Society Scholarship

The Gloria Barron Wilderness Society Scholarship offers $12,500 to $25,000 to two graduate students to support their preparation and research papers on an aspect of wilderness.

Amount
$12,500–$25,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 29

HSC Scholarship

The Hispanic Scholarship Consortium seeks to support Hispanic and Latino students in Texas to study at a university or college in the United States.

Amount
$1,000–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
April 30

Cathay Bank Foundation Scholarship

The Cathay Bank Foundation Scholarship offers twenty $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
20 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 30

PRSA Georgia Multicultural PRism Scholarship

The PRSA Foundation offers the $1,000 PRSA Georgia Multicultural PRism Scholarship to republic relations, journalism, and mass communication students.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
April 30

KyCPA College Scholarships

The KyCPA College Scholarship offers 43 $1,550 scholarships to college students currently enrolled in accounting.

Amount
$1,550
Scholarships awarded
43 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 30

Colorado Future Woman Pilot Scholarship

The Colorado Future Woman Pilot Scholarship offers $2,500 scholarships to female high school seniors to undergraduate students in aviation.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 30

Sara Scholarship

Sara Scholarship is an annual program to support female high school seniors involved in golf. They award $2,000 per year for four-year programs, with renewal depending on the recipient's performance.

Amount
$2,000–$8,000
Scholarships awarded
12 winners
Required GPA
3.3
Deadline
April 30
Winner announcement
August 15, 2023

William K. Schubert Minority Nursing Scholarship

William K. Schubert Minority Nursing Scholarship is an annual program to support students from underrepresented groups accepted or enrolled in a prelicensure registered nurse program.

Amount
$2,750
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.75
Deadline
April 30
Winner announcement
July 15, 2023

HBCU NREI Scholarship

The CBCF’s National Racial Equity Initiative for Social Justice awards scholarships of up to $10,000 for social justice studies including criminal justice, education, civil rights, or community/economic development.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 30
Winner announcement
July 2022

Nursing Education Scholarship Program

Every year, IDPH awards scholarships from $8,324 to $17,124 to individuals who are pursuing various degrees in nursing at approved institutions in Illinois.

Amount
$3,449–$17,125
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 30

National Aviation Explorer Scholarships

Aviation explorers seeking a career in aviation are awarded between $5,000 and $10,000 in scholarships each year by the National Aviation Exploring Committee.

Amount
$5,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 30
Winner announcement
August 1, 2023